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November 27, 2007

Week of November 26

ONGOING EVENTS

Also check out this week's "Advising Tip: Thanksgiving", "Internships, Job, and Leadership Opportunities," and "Scholarships and Awards!"

LSA Walk-in Advising The Newnan LSA Academic Advising Center will have walk in advising from 10-4 on the following days: Monday & Tuesday, Nov 19 & 20 Monday-Friday, Nov 26-Nov 30 Monday-Friday, Dec 3-7

Looking for course descriptions? Go to http://www.lsa.umich.edu/cg

There’s also walk-in advising available in the:


Pre-health "Quick Questions"



Relaxation Training

Fridays from 12:15 – 1 pm

CAPS (3100 MI Union)

Learn stress reduction techniques including deep muscle relaxation, mental imagery and mindfulness, deep breathing and supportive “self-talk.” Come once or many times. Wear comfortable clothes.


School of Education Information Sessions

Information sessions for students interested in the teacher education program begin the week of September 10th.

Thursdays,

6pm-7pm

Room 3003 School of Education Building


Psychology Concentration Orientation

*Looking to declare Psychology as your major?

*Want to know the difference between Psychology, Neuroscience, and Brain, Behavior and Cognitive Science?

*Want to learn more about careers and other options in the field of Psychology?

Attend one of our orientation sessions and get your questions answered! Students are to attend an orientation session prior to declaring a concentration.


11/15/2007, Room USB 2260, (5:30 PM - 6:30 PM)

11/29/2007, Room 4448 East Hall, (4:00 PM - 5:00 PM)

12/06/2007, Room 1324 East Hall, (5:30 PM - 6:30 PM)

12/13/2007, Room 4448 East Hall, (4:00 PM - 5:00 PM)

Register at: http://www.lsa.umich.edu/psych/undergrad/program/concentrations/orientation/

LSA Deadlines

Click here for the drop/add, pass/fail, incomplete, tuition refund, plus other deadlines.

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November 19, 2007

Week of November 19, 2007

ONGOING EVENTS

Also check out this week's "Advising Tip: Thanksgiving", "Internships, Job, and Leadership Opportunities," and "Scholarships and Awards!"

LSA Walk-in Advising The Newnan LSA Academic Advising Center will have walk in advising from 10-4 on the following days: Monday & Tuesday, Nov 19 & 20 Monday-Friday, Nov 26-Nov 30 Monday-Friday, Dec 3-7

Looking for course descriptions? Go to http://www.lsa.umich.edu/cg

There’s also walk-in advising available in the:


Pre-health "Quick Questions"



Relaxation Training

Fridays from 12:15 – 1 pm

CAPS (3100 MI Union)

Learn stress reduction techniques including deep muscle relaxation, mental imagery and mindfulness, deep breathing and supportive “self-talk.” Come once or many times. Wear comfortable clothes.


School of Education Information Sessions

Information sessions for students interested in the teacher education program begin the week of September 10th.

Thursdays,

6pm-7pm

Room 3003 School of Education Building


Psychology Concentration Orientation

*Looking to declare Psychology as your major?

*Want to know the difference between Psychology, Neuroscience, and Brain, Behavior and Cognitive Science?

*Want to learn more about careers and other options in the field of Psychology?

Attend one of our orientation sessions and get your questions answered! Students are to attend an orientation session prior to declaring a concentration.


11/15/2007, Room USB 2260, (5:30 PM - 6:30 PM)

11/29/2007, Room 4448 East Hall, (4:00 PM - 5:00 PM)

12/06/2007, Room 1324 East Hall, (5:30 PM - 6:30 PM)

12/13/2007, Room 4448 East Hall, (4:00 PM - 5:00 PM)

Register at: http://www.lsa.umich.edu/psych/undergrad/program/concentrations/orientation/

LSA Deadlines

Click here for the drop/add, pass/fail, incomplete, tuition refund, plus other deadlines.

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November 12, 2007

Week of November 12, 2007

This week's Events and Workshops:
Yale Law School Information Session
Outdoor Adventures Spring Break Informational Meeting
If I knew then what I know now about planning for Finals
What is the Joint Degree Program?
Overcoming Procrastination

This week's Department Open Houses:
Organizational Studies Information Meeting

UPCOMING EVENTS

ONGOING EVENTS

Also check out this week's "Advising Tip", "Internships, Job, and Leadership Opportunities," and "Scholarships and Awards!"


THIS WEEK'S EVENTS AND WORKSHOPS

Yale Law School Director of Admissions
Monday, November 12
Career Center Program Room between 11am-2pm
Meet with Craig L.Janecek, Director of Admissions at Yale Law School.  Mr. Janecek is planning on being available for individual and small group conversations from 11:00 AM to noon and again from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM.  Between noon and 1:00 PM, he will conduct a presentation on Yale Law School.  Pizza will be available. Please feel free to come and go during this time frame as your schedule permits. This event is brought to you by The Career Center and The Newnan LSA Advising Center.

Outdoor Adventures Spring Break Informational Meeting
Monday, November 12th
7:00 PM
Outdoor Adventures Center (at the corner of Hill St. and Division St; Elbel Field.).
Join Outdoor Adventures for Spring Break ‘o8 Adventures
• Learn to SCUBA dive in Panama (the country, not the city)
• Snorkel and Sail in the Caribbean
• Surf and Raft in Costa Rica
• Hike to the bottom of the Grand Canyon
• Rock Climb and Backpack in Joshua Tree
For more information visit our website at www.recsports.umich.edu/outdooradv/ or call us at 734.764.3967

The Sophomore Connection
The Sophomore Connection is a weekly series of workshops helping sophomores stay connected and make new connections on campus. Not only will they help you make your sophomore year most successful, but they can help you make your sophomore year a platform for your future at the UofM and beyond.

This week!
Tuesday Nov. 13--Making the Grade(s): If I Knew Then What I Know Now About Planning for Finals
5:30-6:30, G239/243 Angell Hall
When should you start studying for your finals?  Do you think you make the most of the resources at UM? Do you feel like you spend hours studying but don’t get the results for which you hoped?  Come to this workshop led by Academic Peer Advisors and find out how to study smarter and to get the best results for the time you spend studying.  Get a head start on your final projects and exams!

What is the Joint Degree Program?
Tuesday November 13th
7 pm
East Quad, Room 124 (by the front desk)
Are you interested in learning in multiple disciplines? Do you want to take a wide variety of classes outside of LSA?  In Engineering? Kinesiology?  Art and Design?  Business? Learn the advantages of pursuing a joint degree and information you need before making a decision! Featuring: John Stratman, LSA Advisor, and Joint Degree students.Light refreshments will be served!

Academic Success Workshops from Counseling and Psychological Services
All workshops will be from 12:15 – 1 pm
(Drop-in…no preregistration required and you do not have to be a CAPS client.)
3100 Michigan Union

This week!
Overcoming Procrastination
Thurs. Nov 15, and Tues Dec 4
When is it “laziness” and when it is something more? Learn strategies to overcome academic procrastination.

Ongoing...
Relaxation Training
Fridays from 12:15 – 1 pm
Learn stress reduction techniques including deep muscle relaxation, mental imagery and mindfulness, deep breathing and supportive “self-talk.” Come once or many times. Wear comfortable clothes.
Tackling Test Anxiety
Learn and experience proven strategies for managing stress, with a focus on reducing test-taking anxiety.
Wed. Nov 28, Thurs. Dec 6

THIS WEEK'S DEPARTMENT INFORMATION & OPEN HOUSES

Organizational Studies Information Meeting
Tuesday, November 13
5:00pm—6:30pm
269 Dennison Building
Students considering the OS Program are invited to the OS information meeting. You’ll hear from the Prospective Student Advisor, Concentration Advisor,
and current OS students. Topics covered include curriculum, admissions, and career/graduate study options. If you have any questions, please call (734) 764-6767 or email: org.studies@umich.edu. Visit our website @ http://www.lsa.umich.edu/orgstudies.

UPCOMING EVENTS

No upcoming events at this time.

ONGOING EVENTS

LSA Walk-in Advising
There’s walk-in advising available in the:

Pre-health "Quick Questions"

School of Education Information Sessions
Information sessions for students interested in the teacher education program begin the week of September 10th.
Thursdays,
6pm-7pm
Room 3003 School of Education Building

Psychology Concentration Orientation
*Looking to declare Psychology as your major?
*Want to know the difference between Psychology, Neuroscience, and Brain, Behavior and Cognitive Science?
*Want to learn more about careers and other options in the field of Psychology?
Attend one of our orientation sessions and get your questions answered! Students are to attend an orientation session prior to declaring a concentration.

November 29, 4448 EH 4-5pm
December 6, 1324 EH 5:30-6:30pm
December 13, 4448EH 4-5pm
Register at: http://www.lsa.umich.edu/psych/undergrad/program/concentrations/orientation/

LSA Deadlines
Click here for the drop/add, pass/fail, incomplete, tuition refund, plus other deadlines.

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November 05, 2007

Week of November 5, 2007

This week's Events and Workshops:
Physical Therapy Information Session: Washington University
Putting it all together: Classes, Co-curricular activities and Work
Overcoming Procrastination
Careers in Student Affairs

This week's Department Open Houses:
Social Work Day

UPCOMING EVENTS

ONGOING EVENTS

Also check out last week's "Advising Tip: Should I drop my class?" "Internships, Job, and Leadership Opportunities," and "Scholarships and Awards!"


THIS WEEK'S EVENTS AND WORKSHOPS

Physical Therapy Information Session
Monday, November 5th
7:00pm.
Anderson Room, Michigan Union
The Pre-Physical Therapy Club will host a guest speaker from Washington University in St. Louis to talk about their PT program, admissions requirements, how to be a competitive applicant, etc. 

The Sophomore Connection
The Sophomore Connection is a weekly series of workshops helping sophomores stay connected and make new connections on campus. Not only will they help you make your sophomore year most successful, but they can help you make your sophomore year a platform for your future at the UofM and beyond.

This week!
Nov. 6--Putting it all Together: Classes, Co-curriculars, & Work

5:30-6:30, G239/243 Angell Hall

Do you know what it takes to stand out from the crowd, to make your accomplishments really shine?  How do you talk about the skills you've learned in your academic and extracurricular activities?    Many professionals use portfolios as a way to demonstrate to potential employers or clients what they can do.  During this workshop, you will learn the process to document evidence of your growth in learning and of your ability in many skill areas.  You will be able to use this collection to chart your progress through your college experience as well as demonstrate your abilities for careers and professions. 

Upcoming...
Nov. 13--Making the Grade(s): If I Knew Then What I Know Now About Planning for Finals
5:30-6:30, G239/243 Angell Hall

Academic Success Workshops from Counseling and Psychological Services
All workshops will be from 12:15 – 1 pm
(Drop-in…no preregistration required and you do not have to be a CAPS client.)
3100 Michigan Union

This week!
Overcoming Procrastination
Wed. Nov 7, Thurs. Nov 15, and Tues Dec 4
When is it “laziness” and when it is something more? Learn strategies to overcome academic procrastination.

Ongoing...
Relaxation Training
Fridays from 12:15 – 1 pm
Learn stress reduction techniques including deep muscle relaxation, mental imagery and mindfulness, deep breathing and supportive “self-talk.” Come once or many times. Wear comfortable clothes.
Tackling Test Anxiety
Learn and experience proven strategies for managing stress, with a focus on reducing test-taking anxiety.
Wed. 11/28, Thurs. 12/6

Careers in Student Affairs
Wednesday November 7
4-6pm
Anderson Rooms (Michigan Union)
Interested in a career in student affairs?  Do you love your work as a student leader/student employee?  Do you spend lots of time in student affairs offices?  Do you wonder how you could turn your love for working with college students into a career?  Do you want ideas on how you can pay for graduate school by continuing to do work in student affairs?  Do you want to know more about graduate programs that focus on student affairs or higher education?  If you answered yes (or even maybe) to any of these questions, then we have a perfect venue for you to learn more.  Come to the reception room—we will have a brief program at 5:00 but most importantly you can meet many student affairs professionals who can share their career path and mentor you!

THIS WEEK'S DEPARTMENT INFORMATION & OPEN HOUSES

Social Work Day
Friday November 9
11:30-5 p.m.
School of Social Work Building (1080 S. University)
For information on career opportunities in social work and the UM graduate social work degree programs, come to SOCIAL WORK DAY. Professors and administrators will speak on career opportunities in social work and the Master of Social Work and PhD in Social Work and Social Science degree programs. Registration is required, but there is no registration fee. In order to plan for this event, please register by Nov 5 via our website, http://www.ssw.umich.edu/, click on prospective students and look for the link to Social Work Day.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Yale Law School Director of Admissions
Monday, November 12
Career Center Program Room between 11am-2pm
Meet with Craig L.Janecek, Director of Admissions at Yale Law School.  Mr. Janecek is planning on being available for individual and small group conversations from 11:00 AM to noon and again from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM.  Between noon and 1:00 PM, he will conduct a presentation on Yale Law School.  Pizza will be available. Please feel free to come and go during this time frame as your schedule permits. This event is brought to you by The Career Center and The Newnan LSA Advising Center.

Organizational Studies Information Meeting
Tuesday, November 13
5:00pm—6:30pm
269 Dennison Building
Students considering the OS Program are invited to the OS information meeting. You’ll hear from the Prospective Student Advisor, Concentration Advisor,
and current OS students. Topics covered include curriculum, admissions, and career/graduate study options. If you have any questions, please call (734) 764-6767 or email: org.studies@umich.edu. Visit our website @ http://www.lsa.umich.edu/orgstudies.

ONGOING EVENTS

LSA Walk-in Advising
There’s walk-in advising available in the:

Pre-health "Quick Questions"

School of Education Information Sessions
Information sessions for students interested in the teacher education program begin the week of September 10th.
Thursdays,
6pm-7pm
Room 3003 School of Education Building

Psychology Concentration Orientation
*Looking to declare Psychology as your major?
*Want to know the difference between Psychology, Neuroscience, and Brain, Behavior and Cognitive Science?
*Want to learn more about careers and other options in the field of Psychology?
Attend one of our orientation sessions and get your questions answered! Students are to attend an orientation session prior to declaring a concentration.
Sessions are from 4-5pm in 4448 East Hall unless otherwise noted on:

November 15 (in USB 2260)
November 29
December 6 (1324 EH)
December 13
Register at: http://www.lsa.umich.edu/psych/undergrad/program/concentrations/orientation/

LSA Deadlines
Click here for the drop/add, pass/fail, incomplete, tuition refund, plus other deadlines.

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